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The Troubled Families Programme: the perfect social policy?

The programme has apparently turned around the lives of some of the most disadvantaged and excluded families across England, in a remarkably short period of time. All of this has occurred against a backdrop of cuts to local services and welfare reforms which have hit not just families, but the very...
By 
Stephen Crossley
11 November 2015
Publication

Family intervention projects: a classic case of policy-based evidence

There is little evidence to support the intensive Family Intervention Projects according to Professor David Gregg's briefing paper, Family intervention projects: a classic case of policy-based evidence which is based on a comprehensive re-analysis of government funded evaluations on the...